Dec 2, 2013 5:00pm EST
and furious star, paul walker. and fixing the digital divide. a local lawmaker wants to make sure >>> here's a quick look at today's top stories. after months of specularks we have learned that d.c. mayor, vincent gray will run for reelection. gray joins an already crowded field of candidates. bruce johnson is going to have more on this tonight at 6:00. >> salvation army bell ringers were back on the streets today. trying to make up for the estimated $10,000 stolen from the organization's headquarters in anacostia early sunday. and federal investigors are still trying to figure out what caused that deadly train derailment in the bronx. four people were killed when the train jumped the tracks. the national transportation safety board could be on the scene. : online textbooks are a growing trend, but what if the students don't have an internet connection at home? one lawmaker says kids without internet access are being left behind. as peggy fox reports, he proposed a new law that would fix this digital divide in virginia. >> 12-year-old, jeanette has a new tool to help her do her homework.
Dec 4, 2013 5:00pm EST
tonight. a judge issued the order in the case of paul ciancia just a few hours ago and the judge says he is a flight risk and a danger to the community. the 23-year-old is charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of gerardo hernandez at l. a. x. back on november 1st. he was later shot during a confrontation with police. he could get the death penalty if he's convicted. >>> well, the search is on tonight for a stolen truck carrying what's being called extremely dangerous radioactive material. the volkswagen truck was stolen near mix toe city. it was carrying material used for radiotherapy treatment to fight cancer. now it's not clear whether the thief had any idea what was inside. however, there is serious concern tonight that the material could be used to produce a dirty bomb. >>> celebrity tv chef nige lla lawson is not a drug addict. you want to read it? >> she says that she's only done cocaine a handful of times. take a listen. >> now that's just one morsel coming out of a fraud trial in britain. her former assistants are accused of lacking up more than $1 million in fra
Dec 3, 2013 5:00pm EST
the best odds of being protected. >> they believe the fiery crash that killed paul walker and a friend on saturday involved a single speeding car. the l. a. county sheriff's department investigated and ruled out a tip that the crash may have been result of a street race. >> some studies have suggested being overweight or obese may be a benign condition if a person doesn't have problems like high cholesterol, blood pressure, or diabetes. now new research finds being healthy and overweight is just a myth. >> being obese is a cardiovascular event. >> one day after the improved website went live, president obama wants americans to give healthcare.gov another chance. >> and the president today says it is clear there's a high demand out there for affordable care. tara is at the white house with the latest. >> president obama is asking americans who need insurance to come back to newly overhauled healthcare.gov. >> do not let the initial problems discourage you because it's working better now and it's going to keep on working better over time. >> the obama administration says more than